Today, the New York State Senate passed S.52A/A.5991A, legislation authored by Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein and Senator Brad Hoylman that will protect New Yorkers from SLAPPs: Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation.
The de Blasio Administration today announced that the New York City Department of Education is joining a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) and Education Secretary Betsy Devos.
Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of Harlem resident Roger Stone, a longtime friend, and former campaign adviser who was to spend three years and four months in jail for Continue Reading →
Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s decision to bar international student visa holders from U.S. institutions of higher education.
In a 5-4 majority opinion the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the Trump administration’s termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program violated the Administrative Procedure Act and was, thus, Continue Reading →
President Trump intends to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States as the nation works to slow the spread of the coronavirus and deal with its economic impact.
Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke with President Donald Trump Sunday night, urging the nation’s leader to act before the strain of the coronavirus overwhelms New York City’s medical facilities.
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